B3.8.3 NI continued (3)


Waste (Amendment)(Northern Ireland) Order 2007 SI 611 

Amends 1997/2778, including penalties, costs, forfeiture of vehicles, power to search and seize vehicles, registration requirements, enforcement powers and site waste management plans.

Waste Collection and Disposal (Amendment) Regulations (NI) 1997 SR 52

These regulations make it an offence to carry on an exempt activity without being registered with the district council.

Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997 SI 2778 (NI 19) (including amendments up to 2004)

Sets out the waste management regime covering waste carrier registration and identifying and remedying contaminated land.

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2006 SI 3289

Aims to reduce the amount of WEEE sent to landfill. Requires producers of electrical and electronic equipment to register and cover the costs of collecting, treating, recovering and disposing of equipment when it reaches the end of its life.

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Charges) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 SR 509

Sets out Department of Environment charges for approving compliance schemes and authorising treatment facilities.

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Waste Management Licensing) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 SR 519

Amends 2003/493 by providing exemptions for waste electrical and electronic equipment recovery operations.

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Amendment) Regulations 2007 SI 3454

Amends 2006/3289 to encourage prioritising re-use of whole appliances in the WEEE system.